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The Nightmare Affair

Mindee Arnett · Tor Teen
Format: Hardcover

The Nightmare Affair is the first in a gripping new urban fantasy trilogy by Mindee Arnett. Sixteen-year-old Dusty Everhart breaks into houses late at night, but not because shes a criminal. No, shes a Nightmare.  Literally. Being the only Nightmare at Arkwell Academy, a boarding school...
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The Passion of Dolssa

Julie Gardner Berry · Viking
Pages: 478
Format: Print book

"I must write this account, and when I have finished, I will burn it. "Buried deep within the archives of a convent in medieval France is an untold story of love, loss, and wonder and the two girls at the heart of it all. Dolssa is an upper-crust city girl with a secret lover...
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The Iron King

Julie Kagawa · Harlequin Teen
Pages: 363
Format: Paperback

The Iron King
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Street Magic

Tamora Pierce · Scholastic Paperbacks; Reprint edition
Format: Paperback

Part of the 8-book Tamora Pierce reissue for Fall 2006, this title in the Circle Opens quartet features spellbinding new cover art. Coincides with the release of WILL OF THE EMPRESS in trade pb.Briar Moss been training four years as a plant mage, but he hasn't put his past behind him....
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Out of My Mind

Sharon M Draper · Atheneum Books for Young Readers
Pages: 295
Format: Hardcover

"If there is one book teens and parents (and everyone else) should read this year, Out of My Mind" should be it" (Denver Post") .Melody is not like most people. She cannot walk or talk, but she has a photographic memory; she can remember every detail of everything...
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We Set the Dark on Fire

Tehlor Kay Mejia · Katherine Tegen Books
Pages: 384
Format: Hardcover

"We Set the Dark on Fire burns bright. It will light the way for a new generation of rebels and lovers." - NPR.org

"Mejia pens a compelling, gripping story that mirrors real world issues of immigration and equality." - Buzzfeed

Five starred reviews!!

In...

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The Art of Eric Carle

Eric Carle · Philomel Books
Pages: 125
Format: Hardcover

Carle is one of the most beloved illustrators of children's books. This retrospective is more than just an appreciation of his art, however. The book also contains an insightful autobiography illustrated with personal photographs, an anecdotal essay by his longtime editor, a photographic...
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Love Me Never

Sara Wolf · Entangled Teen
Pages: 304
Format: Print book

Don't love your enemy. Declare war on him.Seventeen-year-old Isis Blake hasn't fallen in love in three years, nine weeks, and five days, and after what happened last time, she intends to keep it that way. Since then she's lost eighty-five pounds, gotten four streaks of purple...
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Tear you apart

Sarah Cross · Egmont Publishing
Pages: 370
Format: Print book

If you want to live happily ever after, first you have to stay alive.

Viv knows there's no escaping her fairy-tale curse. One day her beautiful stepmother will feed her a poison apple or convince her on-again-off-again boyfriend, Henley, to hunt her down and cut out her heart before...
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Eragon (Inheritance)

Christopher Paolini · Alfred A. Knopf
Pages: 497
Format: Hardcover

Perfect for fans of Lord of the Rings, the New York Times bestselling Inheritance Cycle about the dragon rider Eragon has sold over 35 million copies and is an international fantasy sensation.


Fifteen-year-old Eragon believes that he is merely a poor farm boy - until his destiny...
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The Dust of 100 Dogs

A.S. King · Flux; First Edition edition
Pages: 336
Format: Paperback

A Spring 2009 Children's Indie Next List Pick for Teens!  In the late seventeenth century, famed teenage pirate Emer Morrisey was on the cusp of escaping the pirate life with her one true love and unfathomable riches when she was slain and cursed with "the dust of one hundred...
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The Melancholy of Haruhi Suzumiya

Nagaru Tanigawa · Little, Brown Books for Young Readers; 1St Edition edition
Format: Hardcover

Haruhi holds the fate of the universe in her hands . . . lucky for you she doesn't know it!Meet Haruhi - a cute, determined girl, starting high school in a city where nothing exciting happens and absolutely no one understands her.Meet Kyon ­­- the sarcastic guy who sits behind...
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Nameless Queen

Rebecca McLaughlin · Crown Books for Young Readers
Pages: 352
Format: Hardcover

One girl must make a name for herself--or die trying--in this royal fantasy where an unknown peasant becomes the ultimate ruler. But how long can she keep the crown if everyone wants her dead? Perfect for fans of Furyborn, Red Queen, and Everless.

Everyone expected...
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Devils Within

S F Henson · Sky Pony Press
Pages: 395
Format: Hardcover

Killing isn't supposed to be easy. But it is. It's the after that's hard to deal with.

Nate was eight the first time he stabbed someone; he was eleven when he earned his red laces--a prize for spilling blood for "the cause." And he was fourteen when he murdered his father...
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